Healing properties: when in need of luck when nothing you do seems to change an outcome, look to green aventurine, a stone of optimism and life, it is an ideal stone for new beginnings such as starting a new job, going to a new school starting a new relationship or having a new spiritual focus.
Geology: aventurine is a member of the quartz family it is a silicon dioxide mineral, its structure is hexagonal (trigonal). the name aventurine is derived from the Italian 'a ventura', a type of glass discovered around 1700, the name was chosen because of the likeness of the glass.
Chakra: heart, third eye, root
Zodiac: Aries and Libra
Number: 1 and 9
Found in: Italy, Brazil, China, Russia, Tibet and Nepal